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Why You Need to Embrace Autonomous Supply Chain Planning

18, April, 2017

Editor's Note: This piece (with small variations) first appeared as a Supply Chain Brain editorial joining the debate...

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Five Ways Machine Learning Can Improve Demand Forecasting

24, January, 2017

Machine learning is being incorporated into solutions in every walk of life - home thermostats, health monitoring...

The Self-Correcting Supply Chain

20, September, 2016

Compared to conventional mathematical models (left), self-correcting models (right) are logical, so they can be created,...


Ex Machina: AI and the Future of Supply Chain Planning

12, January, 2016

There’s been a lot of discussion lately about the future of artificial intelligence and its impact on human beings. It...

Five Things You Need to Know About Machine Learning for Supply Chain Planning

27, October, 2015

First a confession: I borrowed this blog’s title directly from Gartner Analyst Noha Tohamy and her recent research note ...

Five Predictions from the Latest Gartner Supply Chain Conference

13, October, 2015

Gartner analysts presented their latest supply chain findings at the two-day Gartner Supply Chain Executive...

The Challenge of “Click and Collect” Supply Chain Planning

29, September, 2015

“Click and Collect” lockers and sales kiosks are becoming increasingly popular methods of order fulfilment, and for good...

Coming Now: The Age of Advanced Demand Analytics

11, August, 2015
  1. Supply chains are getting more complex, while

  2. Customers are insisting on ever faster response times.

Supply Chain Innovation: The Evolution of Forecasting

17, March, 2015

You don’t want to be on the left side of the above forecasting evolution chart -- which represents the leaps that have...

Supply Chain Innovation: Machine Learning in Supply Chain Planning

24, February, 2015

A Short Interview with Ester Pescio, CEO of Rulex

Rulex is a machine learning software vendor who has successfully...

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